July 25, 2014

Stanley Black & Decker's second-quarter performance saw slow sales growth mixed with strong net earnings.

The company reported net sales of $2.9 billion for the three months ended June 28, up 1% compared to the same period last year. Net earnings attributable to common shareholders was $216.5 million, up from $187.1 million in the second quarter of 2013.

January 24, 2014

Stanley Black & Decker's fourth-quarter earnings dropped 89% on a year-ago basis, due in large part to its mergers and acquisitions activities.

October 16, 2013

Citing growth across its portfolio, Stanley Black & Decker posted third-quarter revenues of $2.76 billion, up 10% from the same period last year.

Net earnings increased to $166.0 million, up from $115.2 million. 

“Growth was robust across the portfolio with our CDIY and Industrial segments posting another strong organic growth quarter, and with the exception of Europe, Security also achieved solid, mid-single digit organic growth," said CEO John Lundgren.

February 14, 2013

Stanley Works CEO John Lundgren and his wife Tamara Lundgren, CEO of Schnitzer Steel, appeared together on a CNBC video interview.

January 21, 2013

The board of directors of Stanley Black & Decker has announced that CEO John Lundgren has been elected to serve in the additional capacity as chairman of the board, effective March 13, following the expiration of Nolan Archibald’s term as executive chairman of the board.

April 30, 2011


Nearly two months since the tragic Japanese earthquake and tsunami, the issue of power-tool supply-chain was raised during a Stanley Black & Decker conference call.

Stanley President and CEO John Lundgren said to the extent that there may be difficulties getting product from Japan, they would appear in the second quarter. 

January 27, 2011

Thanks to the inclusion of Black & Decker's performance in the combined results of Stanley Black & Decker, the New Britain, Conn.-based tool maker reported a 142.8% jump in fourth quarter net income to $178.0 million, up from $73.3 million.

December 9, 2010

New Britain, Conn.-based Stanley Black & Decker President and CEO John Lundgren will present at the Bank Of America Merrill Lynch Global Industrials Conference on Wednesday, Dec. 15th, 2010 at 1:25 pm eastern standard time.

The webcast will be available on the company’s website.  


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